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Five Days, Five Nights

Cinco Dias, Cinco Noites

Directed by José Fonseca e Costa
Portugal, 1996


Based on a novel by Álvaro Cunhal, this film is set in Portugal in 1949, when the country was under a strict right-wing government. This drama follows the flight of a 19-year-old political fugitive and the resourceful but mysterious older man who agrees to help him get out of the country.

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Five Days, Five Nights Directed by José Fonseca e Costa

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